Sunday, December 4, 2022

Executive Profile: Meet Sean Glover, Senior Manager, Industry Relations, Soundexchange

What’s an average day for Sean Glover? My role at SoundExchange is to increase our industry presence and visibility in both the entertainment and tech community. I talk to lots...

Executive Spotlight: Meet Al McLean [c], Senior VP, Creative, Kobalt Music Publishing America

Q: You came up during a pivotal period in the music business. Al McLean: Yes, I was fortunate to grow up in the Bronx during the evolution of Hip-Hop. Because...

Radio Spotlight: Up Close with Doc Wynter and the Real 92.3

Back in February, Los Angeles urban radio got a much needed injection with the launch of the REAL 92.3. It’s the new home for Hip-Hop and R&B—and perhaps even...

Interview: Ice Cube in a Mellow Mood! (with Kam Williams)

Born O'Shea Jackson in Compton, California on June 15, 1969, Renaissance man Ice Cube is an actor, writer, producer, director, rapper, philanthropist and father. N.W.A., the rap group he...

Jermaine Dupri & So So Def – 20 Years & Counting

It’s hard to believe that it’s been 20 years since So So Def first made its mark, becoming the sound, look and lifestyle for a whole generation. It began...

Eighty4Fly: In Full Flight

A computer scientist might say that Eighty4 Fly is a skilled developer of user experience. A chemist might remark on the mixture of elements found in his style and...

Six Questions w/Wardell Malloy – Executive. Dir., Writer/Publisher Relations, BMI

Performance rights executives are typically on the front lines when it comes to the development, compensation and advocacy for songwriters’ rights. Wardell Malloy is one such executive. He recently...

Radio Personality Ebony Steele is Every Woman

Morning Show Co-Host showcases her enormous smarts, beauty, wit and humor to millions each day Fans of the Rickey Smiley Morning Show, heard locally on Atlanta’s WHTA-FM and syndicated in...

Music for Love…Is a Song in the Key of Life (by Justin O. Cooper)

Forty-six years ago, Stevie Wonder released his classic album Songs in the Key of Life, a body of work that would influence generations that would follow artistically and philanthropically,...

Meet Recording Academy Executive Bill Freimuth

As Senior VP of Awards for the Recording Academy, Bill Freimuth’s job is to oversee the entire process for the prestigious Grammy Awards. There are many moving parts prior...
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